Careers

About Matter Of Form
MOF are an award-winning brand and digital agency. We work with the world’s most valued brands in fashion, hospitality and the arts. We split our practice areas into the following key disciplines:

Innovation: Helping business bring new ventures to market effectively. Typically this involves brand strategy, UX and digital product design, partnering with specialist suppliers for build.

Brand Experience: Content-driven web and mobile platforms. Typically this includes UX, content strategy, experience design and CMS build. Our focus is to sustain ongoing relationships with our clients, iterating on their digital properties and demonstrating clear ROI.

Commerce: Magento websites with truly differentiated user experience. Currently we are aspiring to drive engagement across the wider customer journey (including in-store, as a key focus for the medium term).

Our Values
We are a 40 person team, split between design, UX, project management and development.
Sustaining a positive, good-hearted culture is our key priority. We audit every HR and client engagement decision against our ability to adhere to our value system:
Exceptional Craftsmanship: In our design, strategic approach, and the quality of our code.
Inspired by Challenge: Uncover subtlety to inform innovation.
Good-Hearted Business: An approach that underpins our approach to every interaction with our clients and to each other.
Humble yet Forthright: Bold, confident and well informed points of view, conveyed without jargon or complacency.

Career Perks
• Pension
• First Class Training Programme
• Conferences
• The chance to be instrumental in growing MOF to craft the best digital experiences for the world’s best brands
• Travel to our exciting new office in Barcelona
• Smart, relaxed team, who love their craft, and each other. We are a purposefully small team of 40 who work on big projects
• Laptop of choice
• We hear your voice, value your input, and will adapt when presented with rationale


Please send CV and covering letter to Ruth Brecher (ruth@matterofform.com) with the job role in the subject line – no recruiters

Full time: Additional Design Director: Up to £70k
We are looking for an additional Design Director to work in parallel with our exceptional Design Lead. You will collaborate with our Designers, UX and Interactive developers across pitches and current projects spanning our wide client range. You will be expected to contribute conceptually and visually from an interaction and visual design standpoint (providing insights and a fresh perspective on UX and UI design), taking ownership of projects from initial sketching through to a pixel-perfect final deliverable will be important. You will be a solid visual designer, with flawless typographic fundamentals mixed with a great understanding of brand and UI. You will work on a wide variety of projects, from brand communications through to advertising, digital experience design and enterprise web. You should be inherently versatile and experience mentoring junior designers is a must.

Responsibilities:
● Conceive and create beautiful design solutions that fulfil business objectives.
● Prototype and iterate on design concepts to ensure robust results. Strive to understand the executional complexities of your creative solutions.
● Design moodboards, storyboards. Contribute to the development of experience maps.
● Quality assure and audit deliverables from the junior team.
● Liaise with other team members to ensure that your creative vision is realised through to final output. Take a natural interest in how micro-interactions contribute to design solutions.
● Create and adhere to style guides.
● Provide rationale behind design decisions and be confident to present to clients.

Requirements:
● Excellent understanding of brand, design and technology fundamentals. (strategy, typography, grid systems, interaction, responsive behaviours)
● Speedy delivery. Experience in designing UI & E-Commerce
● 5 Years plus experience
● Highly professional approach to work – the final 5% matters
● Strong written and verbal communication skills. Confident at presenting work
● Expert level knowledge of Creative Suite. Knowledge and experience in other creative disciplines
● Knowledge of Animation software or CSS coding is a bonus